Education

Student Programs

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Title Program Type Description Dates Available

Fantastic Food Chains

Curiosity Classes Learn about organisms found in the North Carolina longleaf pine savanna and investigate the interdependence of plants and animals in an ecosystem. October 3, 2013 - January 31, 2014

Green Plants

Curiosity Classes Examine the lives of green plants through hands-on activities and role-playing. October 3, 2013 - May 30, 2014

Evidence of the Past

Curiosity Classes Learn how fossil plants and animals reveal clues to the past and explore how life has changed over time in this hands-on, guided program. January 7, 2014 - May 30, 2014

Exploring the World Marketplace

Living Conservatory Experience what can happen when forest resources are unevenly distributed around the world and explore some tradeoffs of resource use. October 3, 2013 - May 30, 2014

Tropical Bugs and their North Carolina Cousins

Living Conservatory Learn about the unique natural histories and unusual adaptations of several tropical arthropods and their North Carolina counterparts. October 3, 2013 - May 30, 2014

Tropical Biodiversity

Living Conservatory Observe live plants and animals characteristic of a Central American dry tropical forest . October 3, 2013 - May 30, 2014

Bugs & Slugs

Discovery Room Join us for a friendly safari in search of the strangest backyard invertebrates. October 3, 2013- June 27, 2014

Buds, Bark and Berries: A Tree Program

Interactive Video Conferencing Explore the parts of a tree, their function and a variety of adaptations trees exhibit. year-round

Discovering Dinosaurs

Interactive Video Conferencing What is a fossil? How do we use fossils to develop an understanding of dinosaurs and how they lived? year-round

Weather Wonders

iLab By applying real-world applications of science concepts and procedures using computer applications students will learn about weather events. January 7, 2014 - May 30, 2014

Rocks Stories

Discovery Room Share a journey through time with three rocks: metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary. October 3, 2013- June 27, 2014

Discovery Room: Parent-Led Programs

Discovery Room Your children may be too young for a structured school program, but they are never too young to enjoy and explore the Discovery Room. October 3, 2013- June 27, 2014

Additional Homeschool Programs

In addition to the Museum's Discovery Room, Curiosity Classes, Living Conservatory and Investigate Lab programs, many of the Museum's regularly sch many of the Museum's regularly scheduled programs and events are ideally suited to the homeschool audience. usually once or twice a month, year-round

Coastal Carolina

Interactive Video Conferencing Explore the habitats and inhabitants of North Carolina’s Coastal Region. year-round

Animal Tracks and Signs

Interactive Video Conferencing Learn how to “read” animal tracks and signs that are created by the common wild animals all around us. year-round

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